Team members from ASWM participated in a Joint event in Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria, within Project “Actions for the support and enhancement of Social Entrepreneurship at local level”

Team members of ASWM participated in the Joint event of the project “Actions for the support and enhancement of Social Entrepreneurship at local level”, implemented under Interreg V-A “Greece-Bulgaria 2014-2020” Cooperation Programme, in Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria.

Within the implementation of the Project “Actions for the support and enhancement of Social Entrepreneurship at local level”, with Acronym “ACT SOCIAL” and SC No.B2.9c.05/03.10.2017, implemented under 2-nd Call of Interreg V-A “Greece-Bulgaria 2014-2020” Cooperation Programme, on 21 of June, 2019, in Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria was conducted a Joint event of the project.

The event was held in the“22nd September”Hall. The aim was to presen tthe web platform of the project, as well as the two support centers – Help Desks - created in both countries Greece and Bulgaria, which support existing and potential social entrepreneurs. The event explained the current situation of the social economy sector and the development of social enterprises in the field of tourism and the agri-food sector in the cross-border region. This has enabled exchanges between representatives of different NGOs, state-owned enterprises, existing and future entrepreneurs and other stakeholders.

The Project is co-funded by the European Regional Development Fund and by national funds of the countries participating in the Interreg V-A “Greece-Bulgaria 2014-2020” Cooperation Programme.

 

This publication has been produced with the assistance of the European Union, through the Interreg V-A “Greece-Bulgaria 2014-2020” Cooperation Programme. The contents of this publication are the sole responsibility of Association of South Western Municipalities and can in no way be taken to reflect the views of the European Union, the participating countries, the Managing Authority and the Joint Secretariat.